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Raikou is a legendary Electric Pokemon, vulnerable to Ground moves. Raikou's strongest moveset is Thunder Shock & Wild Charge and it has a max CP of 3,349.
"Raikou embodies the speed of lightning. The roars of this Pokémon send shock waves shuddering through the air and shake the ground as if lightning bolts had come crashing down."
|Level 15 (research encounters)||1,435 View IV chart »|
|Level 20 (max hatched / raids)||1,913 View IV chart »|
|Level 30 (max wild)||2,870 View IV chart »|
|Level 40||3,349 View IV chart »|
Max CP with weather boost
|Level 25 (raids)||2,392 View IV chart »|
|Level 35 (wild)||3,110 View IV chart »|
|Base capture rate||2%|
|Base flee rate||4%|
|Buddy walk distance||20 km|
Best moveset for Raikou
All counter Pokémon
These are the Pokémon and their moves that do the most damage to Raikou.
|Pokémon||Quick move||Main move||Effective damage|
|Deoxys||Zen Headbutt||Hyper Beam||93%|
|Deoxys (Normal)||Zen Headbutt||Hyper Beam||93%|
|Salamence||Dragon Tail||Draco Meteor||93%|
|Deoxys (Defense)||Counter||Rock Slide||91%|
These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »
Most vulnerable to Raikou